Upakritin, Upakṛtin: 3 definitions


Upakritin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Upakṛtin can be transliterated into English as Upakrtin or Upakritin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Upakritin in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Upakṛtin (उपकृतिन्):—[from upa-kṛ] mfn. one who has done or does a favour, a helper etc. [gana] iṣṭādi, [Pāṇini 5-2, 88.]

2) Upākṛtin (उपाकृतिन्):—[from upā-kṛ] mfn. one who prepares or begins [gana] iṣṭādi, [Pāṇini 5-2, 88.]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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